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Patients who accepted infected kidneys cured of hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is an infection that can quietly destroy someone's liver if untreated.

07 Aug 2018 1:44 PM

Stress in infancy alters body's organs: Study

The problems begin when exposure to stress is constant.

29 May 2018 4:08 PM

World Tuberculosis Day: One in 10 Indian women affected by TB

Usually the TB bacteria affects the lungs, and if left unnoticed, it can also spread throughout the body and cause secondary infections.

24 Mar 2018 8:52 AM

One in ten Indian females affected by TB related ailments

The effects can also be seen in post menopausal women where the condition may be prominent with symptoms of endometrial malignancy.

23 Mar 2018 1:27 PM

Women happier to donate kidney to partner than men: study

Pregnancy-related complications can increase the risk of kidney disease.

08 Mar 2018 1:25 PM


Detox diets can be dangerous, health experts warn

Find out why.

08 Feb 2018 6:44 PM

Experts discover genetic cause of rare high blood pressure syndrome

Such a condition, if prolonged, damages blood vessels, which can result in damage to the heart, the kidneys, and the brain.

06 Feb 2018 5:41 PM

Push to better track living kidney donors' long-term health

While surgery always brings risks, donor deaths from the operation are rare.

30 Jan 2018 11:32 AM

Seven symptoms you should not ignore about diabetes

Left untreated, type 2 diabetes could cause problems with the heart, blood vessels, nerves, eyes and kidneys.

03 Dec 2017 6:55 PM

Fatty livers are on the rise

Here are causes for a fatty liver and how one can undo the condition by changing one’s lifestyle.

28 Aug 2017 12:21 AM


Substance found in tobacco, shellfish ups risk of womb cancer

Experts say cadmium which mimics estrogen in body increases risk of cancer by 22%

12 Aug 2017 2:13 PM

67-year-old man’s kin donate his vital organs

Deshkar’s doctors counselled his relatives about the vegetative state of the patient and its consequences.

25 Jun 2017 1:41 AM

Mercury use by dentists hazardous

While the presence of mercury in the patient leads to mercury poisoning, there is also a chance of mercury spillage in the clinic.

03 Jun 2017 7:14 AM